Project Manager – Taranaki

The Company 

Operating from five North Island regional offices, Livingstone Building, a family-owned business, has expanded over 70+ years into a highly respected construction company.

We have formed long lasting relationships with clients in the education, healthcare, retail & hospitality, and industrial sectors. With every project, we give you innovation and excellence.

This cannot be achieved without our 200+ employees. Our people are at the heart of everything we do and take pride in constructing our clients award-winning buildings. We aim to create positive impacts that will last for generations.

We have a history of growing our own. We will support your career pathway. Livingstone’s culture of support, mentoring, training, and growing you as a person, is shown through many of our current team members that have been with us for 10, 20, 30 and 40 years!

Our solid, well-respected Taranaki team of 30+ office and site staff, includes a Project Management department of 5 passionate team members that we want you to be part of!

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The role
As a Project Manager you will be responsible for organising all day-to-day activities on site ensuring our projects are built safely, on time, within budget and to our high standards.
  • Read and interpret plans and specifications as well as compile reports and resource consents using Microsoft Projects and a variety of other industry software packages
  • Identify and manage project risks as well as control project budgets, tracking variations, planning and monitoring of QA & QC
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with a variety of internal and external stakeholders including; participation of tender submissions and presentations, managing client expectations, working collaboratively with project teams and chairing project meetings
  • Manage a team by demonstrating professional leadership; assisting with recruitment, managing performance reviews
The ideal candidate will have:
  • Tertiary qualifications relevant to Construction Management
  • Full New Zealand Drivers License
  • Experience working on a variety of commercial construction projects
  • Advanced Excel and familiar with Microsoft Project
  • Excellent communication and planning skills
  • You will have developed strong relationship management skills, have a flair for reporting, enjoy job variation and managing information across all phases of construction
  • Competitive salary and package including vehicle, phone, laptop
  • Medical Insurance upon 12 months service
  • Work and home life balance
  • Personal and professional development
  • Interesting and exciting projects
  • A supportive and challenging environment to further your growth and knowledge
  • A fun and passionate organisational culture
  • Work with an ambitious, high performing team.

If you have a passion for constructing amazing projects from the ground up, we would love to hear from you.

Please email our People and Culture team at [email protected] if you have any questions.
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